Mental Health Advocacy Project (West Lothian) SCIO
Mental Health Advocacy Project (West Lothian) SCIO

Charity registered in Scotland SC011560

This project provides advocacy services for people using mental health services in West Lothian.


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The post is to develop a panel for those with a lived/living experience of addictions and incorporate this into our existing Collective Advocacy. The post holder will also provide Individual Advocacy for people who experience substance misuse and mental health problems.

Experience of working in mental health/addictions is desirable.

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Advocacy Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 26th August 2022

We offer independent advocacy services for people accessing or trying to access mental health and addiction services in West Lothian. Advocacy plays an important role in the process of supporting and enabling people to express their views and concerns, access information and services, defending and promoting rights and exploring choices and options, both individually and collectively.

Purpose of the Job

To provide a range of advocacy services that contribute to the Projects effective and innovative work with residents in West Lothian and HMP Addiewell as well as sustaining and developing its existing work of individual and collective advocacy.

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